Sports

Okoboji Basketball Sweeps Sheldon

Tue 1-20-2015 []

Girls Game

 

The Class 2-A #15 Okoboji Pioneers picked up a 54-43road victory over Sheldon on Tuesday night.  The Pioneers got off to a slow start and trailed the Orabs 13-10 at the end of the first quarter.  Okoboji would pick things up in the second quarter and outscore Sheldon 21-9 to take a 31-22 lead into the break.  The Pioneers would extend the lead to 45-32 heading into the final stanza.  Sheldon would make a run to cut the lead to eight but Okoboji would get some key stops and hit free throws to pull out the 11 point victory.  With the win the Pioneers improved to 12-2 and 10-2 in the Siouxland for the season.  Okoboji will hit the road again on Thursday to play Emmetsburg in non-conference action.

 

Boys Game

 

Okoboji 55

Sheldon 48

 

Alex Heller 17 points and Tyler Stumbo 15 points for Okoboji

Okoboji improves to 5-8 on the season and travels to Emmetsburg Thursday.  You can hear the broadcast on Y 100